Enterprise Management Incentives (EMI) notification template

Use this template to tell HMRC about EMI options granted using the Employment Related Securities (ERS) online service.


EMI notification template

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Use the template to tell HMRC about EMI options granted to 30 or more employees on the same day. Use the guidance notes to help you complete the template.

You must notify grants of EMI options to HMRC using the ERS online service within 92 days of the grant of options.

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Published 14 November 2014